U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Overseas Building Operations contracts with Hanson for new embassy compound

The U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Overseas Building Operations (OBO) has contracted with Hanson to provide building commissioning services on a new embassy compound in Colombo, Sri Lanka. The award was made under Hanson’s five-year indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract for building commissioning services with the OBO.

The project is being completed under a design-build contract and includes a new office building, U.S. Marines residence, compound access building and a warehouse. Design and construction is anticipated to be complete by July 2020.

For more information about this project, go to http://www.state.gov/r/pa/prs/ps/2014/230649.htm .